Need to execute a batch file? Visual Basic Script? EXE? You are in luck. Use the new s9502 (Execute Process) stage component to execute any process by generating an SSIS package which includes an “Execute Process Task”. Provide a path to the executable and input argument/s. LeapFrogBI will call the executable at the exact point […]
A Recipe for Transforming Data Into Insights that Improve Business Outcomes The failure rate for business intelligence projects is high. Exactly how high is up for debate, but high enough to cause discomfort. This stems from the fact that most companies treat BI like a project to be undertaken then forgotten. But much like sales […]
Simple as that. LeapFrogBI Data Warehouse Automation now supports SQL Server 2017. Existing clients can upgrade their projects without writing a single line of code using the “Set Target Project” option in the admin panel. As always, LeapFrogBI projects are both forward and backwards compatible. Enjoy!
Does race or gender impact sentencing lengths? To what extent? The United States Sentencing Commission (USSC) published a report which explores the correlation between demographic factors and federal sentence lengths. In this post, we review the findings in depth, look for bias in referencing articles, and draw our own conclusions. Data-driven decision making in action.
For years companies have been buying reporting software, such as Cognos or Business Objects, hoping to solve their reporting challenges with a single purchase. Today companies are buying newer tools like Power BI and Tableau with similar expectations. Despite the considerable power of these tools, most users are disappointed when they realize that software alone […]